News: Multiple drivers fatally collide with pedestrian on Katy Fwy

News: Multiple drivers fatally collide with pedestrian on Katy Fwy

Posted on Friday, November 5th, 2021 at 9:37 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – According to KHOU, a pedestrian died after being struck by two cars on the Katy Fwy near Taylor St Thursday.

Police say that the victim ran onto the freeway around 11:30 p.m. Two cars were unable to avoid striking the pedestrian. It is unclear if the victim died at the scene or the hospital.

Authorities do not believe either driver was impaired at the time of the collision and have not filed any charges against them.

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News: Hit-and-run driver fatally collide with pedestrian on Westpark Dr

Posted on Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021 at 11:41 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – According to HPD, a hit-and-run driver fatally struck a pedestrian at 10000 Westpark Dr Monday.

The 40-year-old male victim was attempting to cross the southbound lanes of Westpark Dr when he was hit by the driver of a light-colored SUV around  8:20 a.m. The driver then fled the area.

First responders transported the victim to a nearby hospital, where they later died.

The incident is under investigation by the Vehicular Crimes Division of the Houston Police Department.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston pedestrain accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Police investigating possible hit-and-run on Mt. Houston Rd

Posted on Sunday, October 31st, 2021 at 9:23 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Police are investigating a woman’s death as a possible hit-and-run after finding her in a ditch near Mt. Houston Road this morning, according to KHOU.

The accident happened in the 300 block of W Mt. Houston Road, east of Highway 249 and the North Freeway at around 5:30 a.m.

According to video footage obtained of the scene, a woman walking near the roadway may have been struck by a passing vehicle.

She was later discovered lying in the ditch and was pronounced dead.

The accident remains under investigation.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston pedestrian accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Truck driver fatally runs over pedestrian near Greater East End

Posted on Thursday, October 28th, 2021 at 9:08 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – According to KTRK, a concrete mixer driver fatally collided with a pedestrian at Navigation Blvd and Wayside Dr Thursday.

The incident happened around 9 a.m.

Following the crash, the driver cooperated with the police.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston pedestrian accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News update: Police release additional info concerning fatal crash on Main St

Posted on Friday, October 22nd, 2021 at 9:07 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Authorities have disclosed more about the fatal crash that killed two pedestrians at 1000 Main St Wednesday.

The 60-year-old driver was heading south in a Dodge Ram pickup truck when he struck Jessica Hood, 49, and an unidentified man. The two victims were outside a crosswalk at the time of the collision.

Dispatchers sent firefighters and paramedics to the crash site around 9 p.m. They pronounced the victims dead at the scene of the accident.

Following the crash, the driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the police. Authorities do not believe impairment was a factor in the case.

No charges have been filed against the driver at this time. The investigation into the crash is ongoing.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured while walking because of a driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston pedestrian accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Man fatally struck by driver after vehicle stalls on North Fwy

Posted on Sunday, October 17th, 2021 at 10:36 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A man stepping out of a stalled vehicle was fatally struck by another driver on the North Freeway early this morning, according to KHOU.

The crash happened on the inbound North Fwy near Crosstimbers Road just after 12 a.m., when a pickup truck traveling in one of the middle lanes stalled. The driver of a second pickup truck crashed into the first driver after he had gotten out of his vehicle to inspect it.

The victim, who was not immediately identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The female passenger in the first pickup and the second driver were not reported as injured.

The second driver remained at the scene following the crash. Authorities have not yet determined if intoxication played a role in the accident.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston pedestrian accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver in crash on Bellfort Ave

Posted on Saturday, October 16th, 2021 at 9:01 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A pedestrian is dead after being struck by a hit-and-run driver on Bellfort Avenue in southeast Houston on Friday night, according to KHOU.

The crash happened in the 6900 block of Bellfort Ave at 8:30 p.m., when a male pedestrian was reportedly running across the street. He was then struck by the driver of a Nissan Sentra, who drove about a block away before stopping. The driver allegedly then fled the scene on foot.

The victim, who was not immediately identified, died at the scene.

According to witness testimony, another occupant of the vehicle then drove the Sentra away. It was later discovered abandoned in a residential area.

Authorities are hoping to use forensic evidence and camera footage as they search for the suspect and the second driver. The accident remains under investigation.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston pedestrian accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Man crossing street in southeast Houston fatally hit by car

Posted on Sunday, October 3rd, 2021 at 9:36 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A man crossing the street in southeast Houston was killed when he was hit by a driver late last night, according to KHOU.

The crash occurred at around 8 p.m. near the Gulf Freeway in the 9000 block of Clearwood Drive as the victim, who was not immediately identified, was crossing the street in an attempt to reach either a bus stop or a convenience store.

The victim was then struck by the driver of a white pickup truck who may not have been using his headlights.

The victim was pronounced dead after the crash.

The driver remained at the scene following the collision and has cooperated with the investigation. Authorities do not believe he was intoxicated when the crash occurred.

Their investigation continues at this time.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston pedestrian accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Woman struck, killed after checking flat tire in SW Houston

Posted on Friday, September 24th, 2021 at 8:29 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A woman was fatally struck by a vehicle while stopping to check on a flat tire in southwest Houston this morning.

According to a report by KHOU, the 27-year-old woman pulled over along I-610, near South Post Oak Road at about 3 a.m.

Police say the woman got out of her vehicle to check the tire and was hit by an oncoming car.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later. The driver in the second vehicle immediately fled the scene.

Investigators believe the suspect vehicle was a Toyota sedan. No arrests have been made as of this writing.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston car accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Man fatally struck by van on North Fwy

Posted on Monday, September 20th, 2021 at 8:57 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Police report that a man running in the main lanes at 4800 North Fwy was fatally struck by a van Sunday.

A 37-year-old man was driving a Chevrolet Express north on the freeway when they collided with the victim. He remained at the scene of the accident and cooperated with the police.

In addition to the van, a driver of a Metro bus also stopped to help the victim. Unfortunately, the victim was pronounced dead at the crash site by first responders around 11:40 p.m,

Officers do not believe impairment was a factor in the crash. They released the driver after they questioned him.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured while walking because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston pedestrian accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.